Welcome to another edition of WWE Recap Report — a breakdown of the biggest takeaways of the week from WWE programming for those who may have missed out.
Whether you need to catch up on a show, had too busy of a week to stay on top of the breaking news or just skipped out on WWE as a whole, I’ve got you covered.
Obviously, not every single thing will be recapped here in detail. But this is your TL;DR of the week to be caught up to speed before the next Monday Night Raw so you’re not left in the dark.
With that being said, here is a quick rundown of this week in WWE.
MONDAY NIGHT RAW
- Matt Riddle defeated John Morrison by pinfall.
- The New Day defeated RETRIBUTION’s Mace and T-Bar by pinfall.
- The Hurt Business defeated Lucha House Party by pinfall in a tornado tag team match.
- Damian Priest beat Angel Garza by pinfall.
- Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler defeated Asuka and Charlotte Flair by pinfall.
- Sheamus defeated Jeff Hardy by pinfall.
- Lana and Naomi beat Mandy Rose and Dana Brooke by pinfall.
- AJ Styles defeated Ricochet by pinfall.
- Bobby Lashley defeated Braun Strowman by pinfall.
- Non-Title Match: Dexter Lumis defeated Johnny Gargano by submission.
- Tyler Rust was set to face Leon Ruff. However, before the bell rang, Ruff was attacked by Isaiah “Swerve” Scott.
- Io Shirai defeated Zoey Stark by pinfall.
- Xia Li defeated Kacy Catanzaro with the referee stopping the match after ruling Catanzaro no longer able to compete.
- Grizzled Young Veterans defeated Drake Maverick and Killian Dain by pinfall.
- Karrion Kross defeated Santos Escobar by pinfall in a No Disqualification match.
- Adam Cole pretended to want to apologize to Kyle O’Reilly (who wasn’t there). However, after fighting with Finn Balor, Cole low-blowed Roderick Strong and called him stupid to end the show.
- Jaxson Ryker and Elias defeated Akira Tozawa and Humberto Carrillo
- Mansoor defeated Drew Gulak
- Xia Brookside defeated Nina Samuels by pinfall.
- Tyler Bate defeated Bailey Matthews by pinfall.
- Aoife Valkyrie defeated Lana Austin by pinfall.
- Pretty Deadly defeated Gallus by pinfall to win the NXT UK Tag Team Championship.
FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN
- The show started with Roman Reigns cutting a promo about Elimination Chamber and Daniel Bryan challenging Reigns to a match for the Universal Championship at Fastlane to set up Bryan vs. Jey Uso with that match on the line for the main event.
- Chad Gable and Otis defeated Dominik and Rey Mysterio by pinfall.
- Apollo Crews defeated Shinsuke Nakamura by pinfall.
- Tamina defeated Liv Morgan by pinfall.
- Bianca Belair made her decision for WrestleMania. She’ll be challenging Sasha Banks for the SmackDown Women’s Championship.
- The Street Profits defeated King Corbin and Sami Zayn by pinfall.
- Daniel Bryan fought Jey Uso to a double-count out.
- Curt Stallion and Mansoor defeated Ever-Rise by pinfall.
- August Grey defeated Tony Nese by pinfall.
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